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What The White Home Received't Say About Rob Porter's Exit

His second ex-wife received a protective order against him in 2010, which prevented Porter from receiving a full security clearance at the White House . Willoughby and Holderness told CNN this week...

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India's Modi Set for

India's Modi Set for "Non-Hyphenated' Visit to Ramallah"

It has also to be understood that India's position, vis-a-vis the region has undergone a sea change. India has in the past been training Palestinian diplomats but Modi announced that New Delhi ...

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Australia thrash England to book final berth

Australia thrash England to book final berth

D'Arcy Short hits to the leg side during Australia's successful chase on Saturday. Toss: David Warner , the Australian captain, won the toss and opted to bowl against England in the third Twe...

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Senate votes to approve massive spending increase and end government shutdown

Senate votes to approve massive spending increase and end government shutdown

President Donald Trump is making the case on Twitter for electing more Republicans to Congress after signing a $400 billion spending plan. The president went on to say there are more Republ...

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Rep. Nancy Pelosi Stages Hours-Long Speech About House Spending Bill

Rep. Nancy Pelosi Stages Hours-Long Speech About House Spending Bill

There's not much she can do to stop the spending-bill train coming down the track from the Senate. Pelosi spoke on the day Senate leaders reached a bipartisan budget deal to raise spending caps in...

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Sexual assault reports at West Point almost doubled in previous year

Sexual assault reports at West Point almost doubled in previous year

West Point is the nation's preeminent institution for Army hopefuls; two other major academies, for the Navy and Air Force, saw "only slight increases" in sexual assault reports, AP said. Sexual assau...

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Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces mentioned killed after thwarted assault

Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces mentioned killed after thwarted assault

Home to an estimated 400,000 people, the Eastern Ghouta region has been included in a de-escalation deal that was meant to bring calm. Meanwhile, the BBC reported that Syrian Kurdish fighters capt...

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'Long-duration snow event' for Friday, early Saturday coming into focus

'Long-duration snow event' for Friday, early Saturday coming into focus

Scattered drizzle and a few snow showers up north are possible off and on. If this feels like deja vu all over again, it is. West wind 11 to 13 miles per hour. Any light snowfall on Sunday wil...

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Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official

Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official

Vice President Mike Pence said the US and its allies have agreed to halt military exercises in and around South Korea, but he said they remain ready to use all options if North Korea makes any threa...

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Storm barrels through US Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures

Storm barrels through US Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures

Winter weather across the United States this week killed several people in accidents in the Midwest, including six in Iowa, two in Missouri and one in Montana, local media in those states reported. "P...

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US Gov't Shuts Down Again as Congress Misses Deadline

US Gov't Shuts Down Again as Congress Misses Deadline

In the end, however, Democrats declined to hold the spending bill hostage over immigration . Politicians had hoped to approve a funding plan before the midnight deadline (5am Friday UK time )....

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Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

Syria's multisided war has drawn in armies and insurgents from around the world, aggravating a conflict that began in 2011 as an uprising against its President, Bashar al-Assad. Russian and Syrian go...

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WH gripped by tumult over abuse allegations

Kelly learned of the allegations against Porter after looking into the status of his security clearance last fall. Last night, a source said, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski called...

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Brief shutdown coming as Senate debate stalls

Brief shutdown coming as Senate debate stalls

EST Friday in a 240-186 vote, with 73 Democrats joining the 167 Republicans in supporting the measure. Two things: Congress can always push the deadline back by quickly passing a short funding bil...

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Pence, Warmbier's father meet with North Korean defectors

Pence, Warmbier's father meet with North Korean defectors

A protester stands in front of the portraits of South Korean President Moon Jae-in (right) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (left) during a rally against North Korea's participation in the 20...

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Rahul Gandhi does election tourism, visits temples only in poll season: BJP

Rahul Gandhi does election tourism, visits temples only in poll season: BJP

With assembly polls due in late April or early May, the party's state unit has scheduled a series of public interactions, road-side meetings and public rallies over the next four days in the state's n...

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'Nationwide safety issues': Trump returns 'delicate' memo to Home Democrats for revision

Trump cited national security concerns as his reason not to release the Democratic memo , with White House counsel Don McGahn explaining in a letter to Nunes that while Trump "is inclined to dec...

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EU Warns UK Asset Managers As Brexit Transition Uncertain

EU Warns UK Asset Managers As Brexit Transition Uncertain

The EU has also toughened its stance and has threatened to unilaterally suspend the United Kingdom from the benefits of the single market if it breaks rules during the two-year period. The Daily Calle...

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US Lawmakers to Vote on Budget Deal Negotiated in Senate

US Lawmakers to Vote on Budget Deal Negotiated in Senate

It would increase defence spending by US$ 80 billion over current law in this financial year and US$85 billion in the one that begins October 1, according to a congressional official familiar with th...

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US Senate adjourns till 12:01 am EST without approving budget deal

US Senate adjourns till 12:01 am EST without approving budget deal

Mr Trump is expected to sign the bill into law. Our military will now be stronger than ever before. "Also means JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!" US President Donald Trump on Friday signed a major budget bill that...

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Russian Federation cuts North Koreans' stay to one year

Russian Federation cuts North Koreans' stay to one year

The move will have a serious impact on the Russian economy, especially in the Far East, where there were 12,000 workers from North Korea. Russian Federation began doing its bit to fulfill sanctions ...

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Canada's Morris and Lawes finding their groove in Olympic mixed curling

Canada's Morris and Lawes finding their groove in Olympic mixed curling

How rare is a six-ender? One would think Canada would be the overwhelming favorite to take home the gold, but with the introduction of a new Olympic event, anything is possible. Despite the rough lo...

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Venkaiah Naidu writes letter to Rajya Sabha members after Opposition boycotts proceedings

Venkaiah Naidu writes letter to Rajya Sabha members after Opposition boycotts proceedings

In the morning, Naidu entered the Rajya Sabha at 11am, allowed papers to be laid and adjourned the House from 11.05am to 2pm after rejecting notices under Rule 267 from the Trinamul Congress, Telugu...

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Mattis: DACA Troops Aren't At Risk Of Deportation

Mattis: DACA Troops Aren't At Risk Of Deportation

About 900 immigrants brought to the country illegally as children now serve in the Armed Forces under the protection of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. "Citizenship for us is what ...

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No-contest plea in Blacksburg murder

No-contest plea in Blacksburg murder

Nicole's body was found three days later, just over the state line in North Carolina. David Eisenahuser's trial was entering its fifth day when the news of a plea change came. Prosecutors showed jur...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Team USA celebrates the opening ceremony

Winter Olympics 2018: Team USA celebrates the opening ceremony

Kim won Korea's only figure skating gold medal with her performance at the Vancouver Games and while she has always been the hot favourite for the role at Friday's opening ceremony she said it had...

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US President and Indian PM discuss Maldivian issue in a phone call

US President and Indian PM discuss Maldivian issue in a phone call

US President Donald Trump has spoken to Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi over the phone, the White House said in a statement today. Maldives plunged into a political chaos on last Thursday wh...

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Jerusalem recognition was likely most memorable event of first year in office

Jerusalem recognition was likely most memorable event of first year in office

Trump's December 6 Jerusalem declaration upended decades of US policy and countered an global consensus that Jerusalem's fate should be decided in peace negotiations. "I have been thanked and in some ...

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Samsung's first family hit by more scandal

Samsung's first family hit by more scandal

Samsung's incommunicado chairman has been named as a suspect in a $7.5million tax evasion case involving employee bank accounts, the latest scandal for the South Korean business empire. DAS raised the...

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Congress approves budget, Trump signs off to reopen the federal government

Congress approves budget, Trump signs off to reopen the federal government

According to The Guardian , dozens of House Republicans are also likely to vote against the budget bill "because of its impact on the federal debt and the increase in spending on domestic prog...

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Donald Trump blocks release of memo drafted by Democrats on Russian Federation probe

Donald Trump blocks release of memo drafted by Democrats on Russian Federation probe

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the top Democrat on the intelligence committee, compiled his objections into his own memo - a 10-page document that is reportedly a detailed rebuttal to his colleague's c...

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Unstoppable Virat Kohli slams 160*, India posts 303 vs Proteas

Unstoppable Virat Kohli slams 160*, India posts 303 vs Proteas

South Africa needed to find a way to combat India's wrist spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav . In the middle of all the drama, Kohli kept his calm to bring up his 34th ODI century ...

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Donald Trump wishes disgraced aide Rob Porter well after domestic abuse allegations

Meanwhile, United States President Donald Trump , who has himself been accused of sexual harassment or assault by two dozen women, fueled the scandal by praising Porter and suggesting he had a brigh...

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As IS shrinks, end game for USA in Syria gets murky

As IS shrinks, end game for USA in Syria gets murky

The Observatory said at least 53 of the victims were children. "There were eight families living in this neighbourhood", said Abu Ezzo, a 29-year-old resident of Douma. The Syrian government, though...

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A 'Bloody Nose' Strike on North Korea Is Certainly Risky

A 'Bloody Nose' Strike on North Korea Is Certainly Risky

The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , the first Games held in South Korea in 30 years, officially opened on Friday with fireworks, song and symbolism featured amid celebrations of light, peace, and h...

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US VP Pence skips Olympic dinner: Seoul

US VP Pence skips Olympic dinner: Seoul

After arriving at Incheon, the plane is expected to return to the North and come back to the airport on Sunday to pick up the delegation, according to the ministry. Mr. Choe is visiting South Korea as...

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Buffon and Allegri reach Juventus landmarks against Fiorentina

Buffon and Allegri reach Juventus landmarks against Fiorentina

But the home side's energy began to wane early in the second half and it ended up paying for that drop in intensity when Federico Bernardeschi , a product of Fiorentina's youth system, scored on an...

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Highlights Of The Pyeongchang Olympics Opening Ceremony, In Photos

Highlights Of The Pyeongchang Olympics Opening Ceremony, In Photos

During his meeting with the four defectors, including some who had been tortured and abused by the North, Pence warned that the world would see "a charm offensive by North Korea " on Friday. A primar...

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Heavy snow to blanket upper Midwest

Heavy snow to blanket upper Midwest

Meteorologist Heather Orow in Grand Rapids, Mich., said Friday morning the storm is "generally going to be an issue for travel". Areas along I-96 are expecting much less, and they're under the more ...

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Investor Murthy arrested for sexual harassment

Investor Murthy arrested for sexual harassment

Murthy's Seedfund has over 25 investees, including Carwale, RedBus , AFAQs, Chumbak and Edusports. After the intervention of National Commission for Women , which came after several complaints a...

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